Next years 6.1-inch iPhone will revert to a more colorful metal back: report
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Last month, there was speculation from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo indicating that we could see three new full-screen iPhones with notched displays launch in 2018: one with a 6.5-inch OLED display, another with a 5.8-inch OLED like the iPhone X, and still another with a 6.1-inch LCD display. Now, a report by Nikkei (and spotted by 9to5Mac) says that the LCD model will probably sport a metal back and be available in several colors. The paper cites a single unnamed source that supports Kuos claim of two premium OLED-based iPhones, but differs slightly on the dimensions of what would presumably be the Plus model. One about 6.3 inches long and the other 5.8 inches, reports Nikkei citing its source.
While the glass on the front…